City seeks developer for historic Columbia Road building

The Department of Neighborhood Development is soliciting bids for the redevelopment of a former public bath house at 611 Columbia Road in Upham’s Corner.

Economists discuss lessons from Market Basket saga

A panel of academics discusses the implications of the Market Basket workers’ revolt.

Forum pushes gubernatorial candidates on human service issues

The Providers’ Council, a statewide organization of human service providers, held a forum on human services with gubernatorial candidates.

Governor announces third straight year of double-digit job growth in clean energy industry

Massachusetts leads the nation in clean energy, thanks largely to the efforts of Gov. Deval Patrick.

Mayor announces Neighborhood Innovation District Committee

Comprised of local leaders and experts who represent businesses, community-based organizations, elected offices, and City of Boston departments, the Neighborhood Innovation District Committee will be chaired by John Barros, Chief of Economic Development for the City of Boston, and Edward ...

STRIVE Boston merges with JRI

Two Boston nonprofits have joined forces to provide job training and job placement services.

Willy Lantigua, Marcos Devers competing for 16th Essex District House seat

Former Lawrence Mayor Willy Lantigua is seeking to unseat state Rep. Marcos Devers and regain the 16th Essex House seat.

Roxbury workers stunned by hospital closure

Radius Specialty Hospital is closing its Townsend Street facility, the former Jewish Memorial Hospital.

Coakley, Baker tout support in black, Latino communities

Attorney General Martha Coakley held a communities of color rally at Hibernian Hall Sunday while businessman Charlie Baker is gearing up for an endorsement event with prominent black supporters.

Battle for presidency at Boston NAACP Branch

MAMLEO President Larry Ellison challenges NAACP President Michael Curry.

Fresh Food Generation Food Truck Tour & Pop-Up Cafe

Fresh Food Generation Food Truck Tour & Pop-Up Cafe will be at Blue Hill Avenue during Circle the City this Sunday, September 28th from 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

What's Hot in the City this weekend?

Artweek Boston and Berklee's Bean Town Jazz Festival are happening this weekend.

In the news: Harshana Godamanna

Shri Lankan Tennis pro Harshana Godamanna has been appointed coach at the Sportsmen’s Tennis Club.

HUD grant could bring major redevelopment to Lower Roxbury

A HUD grant for the reconstruction of the Whittier Street housing development is expected to catalyze more than $300 million in development in Lower Roxbury.

Marvin Gilmore celebrates 90th birthday with 200 friends, family members, supporters

World War II veteran and developer Marvin Gilmore celebrated his 90th birthday at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Boston.